On October 26th Kanat Islam (26-0, 21) [Ислам Канат] will face off with Namibian puncher Walter Kautondokwa (18-1, 17) in Kazakhstan. That bout has been known about for a while, however we had no information bout the under-card until earlier today.
Today we were informed that the card will feature a number of Kazakh hopefuls. These include Super Middleweight Arman Rysbek (6-0, 5) [Рысбек Арман] and Heavyweight Ruslan Myrsatayev (6-0, 6) [Руслан Мырсатаев] as well less experienced fighters like Askar Yerubek (1-0, 1) [Аскара Ерубека] and Nursultan Amanzholov (1-0) [Нурсултана Аманжолова] and the once beaten Beksultan Raushanov (5-1, 3) [Бексултана Раушанова].
Sadly whilst we do have the names of the Kazakh's in the supporting bouts none of their opponents haven't yet been announced. They are, however, expected to be confirmed at a press conference in the coming days.
Our Kazakh sources have informed us that two unbeaten Kazakh prospects are looking likely to return to the ring in December, though specifics haven't been made available as to when, where or who against.
One of those prospects is Bobirzhan Mominov (9-0, 8) [Моминов Бобиржан], who was last seen in the ring in September, stopping Anzor Gamgebelli, in 2 rounds to claim the WBC Asian Boxing Council Continental Welterweight title. The unbeaten Mominov is a well travelled fighter, having fought in the US, Argentina and Kazakhstan, and we're expecting his next bout will him go over all ground, and least in terms of location, with the US said to be the most likely.
The other prospect is 28 year old Arman Rysbek (5-0, 4) Рысбек Арман, who is expected to fight on the same show as Mominov. His career has also seen him fight in the US, Argentina and Kazakhstan, though his competition has been dire and he is in need of a step up after scoring 5 straight forward wins already this year.
We're hoping to have more details shortly, but we do like to see both fighters staying busy and fitting in another fight before the year is over.
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